Cover: Numerical Methods of Obtaining Solutions of Fixed End-Point Problems in the Calculus of Variations

Numerical Methods of Obtaining Solutions of Fixed End-Point Problems in the Calculus of Variations

Published 1949

by Magnus Rudolph Hestenes

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A generalization of the method of Newton for functions of a single real variable x. The method presented computes arcs which satisfy the Euler equations of an integral subject to certain boundary conditions.

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